Betty Arlene Mounts, 81, of Ozark, formerly of Marshall, died Wednesday, April 4, 2007.
Funeral services will be at 12:30 p.m. Monday, April 9, in Ozark Church of the Nazarene with Pastor Michael Collins officiating. Burial will follow in Missouri Veterans Cemetery, Springfield. Memorial contributions may be made to Ozark Church of the Nazarene. Arrangements are under the direction of Adams Funeral Home in Ozark.
She was born Aug. 1, 1925, in Cedar, Iowa, the daughter of Orlan and Mabel (Byers) Wells. On July 15, 1950 she and Ben Carol Mounts were united in marriage. She had been a member of Ozark Church of the Nazarene for the past 16 years, since moving from Marshall, Missouri.
Survivors include four children, Paul Mounts of St. Louis, Stephen Mounts of Fresno, Calif., Dan Mounts of Republic and Mary Lynn Chamberlain of Springfield; six grandchildren; and a sister, Pat Hild of Hot Springs, Ark.
Her husband preceded her in death in 2004. She was also preceded in death by five brothers, Vernon, Thayne, Donald, Dean and Addison Wells.